|Kezia Agnes Grover
Noted events in her life were:
1. She appeared on the census in 1850 in Pierson Twp., Vigo, IN. 6 George Beacher, farmer, 27, is living with his wife Keziah, 25; Oliver P., 5; and William H., 2. George was born in Maryland, Keziah in Ohio, and the children in Indiana.
2. She appeared on the census in 1860 in Pierson Twp., Vigo, IN. 5 George Bitcher, 42, is living with wife Keziah, 35; Perry A., 14; Almira, 11; Almeda, 9; Lucinda, 6; Adrain A., 3. Also with them: Levi Grover, 67, and Malissa, 18. George, Keziah, and Perry are born in Ohio; and all other children in Indiana. Levi is born in ? [not a state or country name, and hard to read].
Kezia married George L. Beecher, son of Abram Bitcher and Mary Coffinberry. (George L. Beecher was born on 14 Jul 1818 in , Fairfield, OH,2 3 5 died on 7 Jun 1887 in , Vigo, IN 2 and was buried in Terre Haute: Fletcher Cemetery, Vigo, IN 2.)
1 Logan Esarey, William F. Cronin, History of Indiana from Its Exploration to 1922 (Published 1922. Dayton Historical Publishing Co. Available online via Google Book Search.), Page 216.
2 Fletcher Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana (Available online: http://www.findagrave.com).
History of Virgo County, Indiana (History of Vigo County, Indiana : with biographical selections
Chicago: S.B. Nelson & Co., 1891, 1016 pgs.), Page 680-681.
4 Ancestry.com, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011, Certificate 40674. Perry A. Beecher. Father George L. Beecher. Mother Keziah Grover. Spouse Helen Beecher. Informant George F. Beecher.
5 1860 United States Census, Indiana, Vigo County, Pierson Township, Series: M653 Roll: 303 Page: 448.
6 1850 United States Census, Indiana, Vigo County, Pierson Township, Roll: M432_177; Page: 194.